Late last year, Rutgers University–Newark established the Commission on Diversity and Transformation and appointed two experienced administrators from the Newark campus to lead it: Executive Vice Chancellors Dr. Jerome Williams and Dr. Shirley Collado. Read more
Since 1997, the first year that U.S. News & World Report began ranking colleges on the diversity of their student bodies, U.S. News has rated Rutgers University-Newark the most diverse national university in the United States; no other school has been so recognized. Now, university leaders are seeking to build on the institution’s legacy of inclusiveness.
A timeline for the Newark campus.
Embracing all cultures and perspectives is a Universitywide goal.
What’s available on and off-campus.
Perspectives from students and alumni.
How we reach across boundaries.
A guide for students, faculty and staff.
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